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postmenopausal

adjective uk   /ˌpəʊst.men.əˈpɔː.zəl/  us   /ˌpoʊst.men.əˈpɔː.zəl/ specialized
relating to the time in a woman's life after she stops having periods (= blood flow from her womb each month): Cutting back on salt was more effective than exercise in reducing blood pressure in postmenopausal women.
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